Pasif.ist (Pasifik-Istanbul collaborations and peaceful thinkers) is a project created by Natalia Mann and Izzet Kizil.
"...a stellar package of inspired contemporary improvisation with a world-music twist." - A.Ivanoff, Today's Zaman
Three Samoan women explore the musical essence of Polynesia. Their deep respect for each other and for the music of their ancestors has brought them together to explore and create a new sound in Pacific music.
Harp, Taonga Puoro and Middle-Eastern Percussions create intricate and dynamic soundscapes as these three improvisors together navigate the void. The sound field ranges from super subtle spectral sounds to driven raw awareness, exploring both explosive energy and the whispers of the earth.
Exploring space and conceptual music as art, The Medusa Ensemble are composer/improvisational performers of Ros Bandt’s electro-acoustic symphony, Medusa Dreaming.